Amazon officially ends sales Facetime style, Facebook portal style glow Gadgetwas geared toward kids, where they could read books, play games, and video call with distant relatives.
In September 2021, Amazon will offer a $250 glow. L.Born out of the pandemic push to stay connected remotely, Amazon added Glow to its burgeoning portfolio of original hardware products, including: Astro When echo. However, jA little over a year after the release of Glow, Amazon decided to discontinue the product. A company spokesperson confirmed to Gizmodo.The company did not disclose sales figures for Glow. Facebook similarly retired the consumer version of its portal video calling device in June. After poor sales.
“At Amazon, we think big, experiment, and invest in new ideas to delight our customers. spokesperson said“We also continuously evaluate the progress and potential of our products to deliver value to our customers, and make regular adjustments based on those evaluations. We will share guidance.”
A quick search of Amazon’s website reveals that Glow is no longer available for purchase.According to Amazon original press release, Glow featured an 8-inch display screen that allowed children to read books, play games, and talk to relatives and friends on video calls. You can play together. Glow also featured a 19-inch touch-sensitive interface projected onto the front of the device.
i don’t know right away why Amazon let go of Glow, but the tech giant Forays into consumer technology products strike Also young ladyEcho and Alexa are undoubtedly modern household staples, but the Astro robot is a beautified Alexa on wheels— it just couldn’t keep up with its hefty price tag and limited release.